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Connaught Committee Programs Update

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TO:                PDAD&C FROM:          Professor Paul Young, Vice President Research and Chair, Connaught Committee, Professor Cheryl Misak, Vice-President & Provost DATE:           June 17, 2009 RE:                 Connaught Committee Programs Update Further to our memorandum of 13 January 2009, we write to provide a further update on Connaught Programs in 2009-10: Connaught Graduate Scholarships were identified as a top priority for continued… MoreMore arrow

Important Research Ethics Communication

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To:             Principals, Deans, Academic Directors & Chairs From:        Professor R. Paul Young, Vice-President, Research Date:         June 11, 2009 Re:             Research Ethics Communication In November 2008, the University of Toronto underwent a Tri-Agency (CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC) Financial Site Monitoring Visit.  During that visit, our policies and procedures on the release of… MoreMore arrow

*****Organizational Changes in the Division of Vice-President (Research)*****

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From: Professor R. Paul Young Ph.D., FRSC To: PDADC Listserv Organizational Changes in the Division of Vice-President (Research) I am writing to inform you of some important changes that have occurred in the Division of the Vice-President (Research) and to say something about next steps in transitioning to our new structure and future. Strategic Reorganization Evolving… MoreMore arrow

Ontario Research Fund – Global Leadership Round in Genomics and Life Sciences (GL2)

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TO:                 PDAD&C FROM:          Professor R. Paul Young, Vice President Research DATE:            May 6, 2009 RE:                  Ontario Research Fund – Global Leadership Round in Genomics and Life Sciences (GL2) ________________________________________________________________________ The Ministry of Research & Innovation has just released information on a special competition of the Ontario Research Fund Global Leadership Round (GL2) The Ontario Research… MoreMore arrow

*****”SCIENCE RENDEVOUS” – Sharing discovery and innovation with people in the GTA – This Saturday May 9th*****

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Dear Colleagues Please distribute this message widely to let people know about “Science Rendezvous” which will take place on Saturday May 9th – www.sciencerendezvous.ca If you have not heard yet, the University of Toronto is host again to Science Rendezvous.  For those of you who participated last year, you know this was a very high… MoreMore arrow

Call for Applications: Matching Grants for 14 UOT Post Doctoral Fellows (Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation Post Doctoral Researcher Program)

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Call for Applications Matching Grants for Post Doctoral Fellowships Sponsored in part by the Ministry of Research and Innovation Deadline: 15 April 2009 Call for Applications_2009

Partnership with MaRS Innovation

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PDAD&C Memo Date: February 19, 2009 To: Principals, Deans, Academic Directors and Chairs From: Professor R. Paul Young, Vice-President, Research Re: Partnership with MaRS Innovation As we continue to develop commercialization support for researchers at the University of Toronto, the U of T’s commercialization office, The Innovations Group (TIG), now offers a new level of… MoreMore arrow

Networks of Centres of Excellence – $75M Funding Opportunity

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TO: PDAD&C FROM: Professor R. Paul Young, Vice-President, Research DATE: January 9, 2009 RE: NCE Competition 2009 _____________________________________________________________________ I am writing to solicit expressions of interest, by January 20th, for the new NCE Competition.  The University of Toronto currently leads only one of three NCE New Initiatives and none of the 15 existing NCE networks.… MoreMore arrow

Ontario Research Fund – Research Excellence, Round 4

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TO:           PDAD&C FROM:     Professor Paul Young, Vice President, Research| DATE:     March 24, 2008 RE:           Ontario Research Fund – Research Excellence, Round 4 ________________________________________________________________________ The Ministry of Research & Innovation has just released information on Round 4 of the Ontario Research Fund-Research Excellence (ORF-RE) program. While research proposals in all disciplines are eligible for ORF-RE Round… MoreMore arrow

Connaught New Staff Matching Grants for New Faculty

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TO:                 Principals, Deans, Academic Directors and Chairs FROM:           Judith Chadwick, Program Director – Connaught Fund RE:                  Connaught New Staff Matching Grants for New Faculty This is a reminder that the deadline for Connaught New Staff Matching Grant applications is December 1, 2008 for awards to be released after May 1, 2009. Please confirm with your… MoreMore arrow